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Subpart F--Release Response and Corrective Action: Appendix A Matrix Values for Selected Violations of Federal Underground Storage Tank Regulations OSWER Directive 9610.12 U.S. EPA Penalty Guidance For Violations of UST Regulations

Matrix Values for Selected Violations of
Federal Underground Storage Tank Regulations
SUBPART F -- RELEASE RESPONSE AND CORRECTIVE ACTION
NOTE: This list of selected violations is NOT intended to be exhaustive
and, therefore, may not include all possible violations

 

280.61 Initial Response
Regulatory
Citation
Violation Unit
Assess-
ment1
Deviation
from
Requirement
Potential
for Harm
Matrix
Value
§280.61 Failure to take initial response actions within specified time period after a release is confirmed (F) Major Major $1500
280.62 Initial Abatement Measures and Site Check
Regulatory
Citation
Violation Unit
Assess-
ment1
Deviation
from
Requirement
Potential
for Harm
Matrix
Value
§280.62

Failure to submit report on initial abatement measures within 20 days (or other specified time) of release confirmation

(F) Major Major $1500
280.63 Initial Site Characterization
Regulatory
Citation
Violation Unit
Assess-
ment1
Deviation
from
Requirement
Potential
for Harm
Matrix
Value
§280.63

Failure to submit report on initial site characterization within 45 days (or other specified time) of release confirmation

(F) Major Major $1500
280.64 Free Product Removal
Regulatory
Citation
Violation Unit
Assess-
ment1
Deviation
from
Requirement
Potential
for Harm
Matrix
Value
§280.64

Failure to submit report on free report removal within 45 days (or other specified time) of release confirmation

(F) Major Major $1500

1Unit assessment refers to whether the penalty should be applied per tank (T) or facility (F). Where the violation applies to piping (P), the assessment will depend on whether the piping is associated with one tank or more than one tank.


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